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At Home in the Land of Oz: Autism, My Sister, and Me
3.59
Just started this memoir and it's hard to put down! Okay, I lost the book, if you can believe that, but my life is kind of crazy. So, found it and fin ...more
Jul 11, 2010
Jun 15, 2010
 
Beautiful Ruins
3.69
This was the best book I've read in the last decade. It is one of my top five favorite books of all time. It was incredible. Beautiful! I felt like I’ ...more
Jan 02, 2014
Jan 27, 2014
 
Land of Love and Drowning
3.34

If you enjoy mythic tales of native islanders, those mixed-blood inhabitants of islands who lost their mixed roots, sand and hearts to American touris
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Aug 2014
Sep 07, 2014
 
We Need New Names
3.68
In 1990, I was taking a class called The Politics of Southern Africa, and while enrolled in the course, as I was learning about apartheid and its effe ...more
Nov 2013
Jan 27, 2014
 
Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots
3.62
I don't usually like memoir: not because there isn't extraordinary memoir out there, but because it terrifies me. The idea of being so open and puttin ...more
Feb 12, 2013
Feb 21, 2013
 
Shine Shine Shine
3.48
Shine Shine Shine is one of the most creative, original love stories I’ve ever experienced. Actually, it is the most creative, intelligent, character- ...more
Jan 13, 2014
Jan 27, 2014
 
Little Bee
3.66
The Washington Post is spot-on when they say, “Little Bee will blow you away.” This is one of the most powerful, beautifully haunting books I’ve ever ...more
Jul 07, 2010
Jun 15, 2010
 
Mr. Peanut
3.26
I loved Mr. Peanut. This was a thought-provoking complicated suspenseful tale of marriages gone very bad. More than the plot, what most impressed me a ...more
Aug 19, 2010
Aug 22, 2010
 
The Giant's House
3.68
This is a great novel, full of heart. I read it a while ago, but what I most remember is the notion/line from the book that nothing can be worse for a ...more
Mar 2008
Aug 22, 2010
 
So Much Pretty
3.26
One of the most powerful novels I've ever read. This book is about female independence, about female subjugation, about small-town and small-minded me ...more
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Aug 28, 2012
 
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
4.10
I LOVED this book. Every so often, an image from the novel, comes back to me. Not only is there mystery and suspense, but there's a real sense of hist ...more
Jan 2010
Jun 15, 2010
 
The Girl Who Fell from the Sky
3.59
I love this book! I've stopped at page 201 to savor the last pages. The imagery is astounding and the interplay of stories comes across as effortless. ...more
Jun 07, 2010
May 01, 2010
 
Ellen Foster
3.72
This is one of the best books I've ever read. The seeming effortlessness of the prose reflect this book's genuine complexity. Great characterization. ...more
Jan 2010
Aug 06, 2012
 
A Reliable Wife
3.24
The ambiance is so overpowering, I felt cold in my bones. Loved it.
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Jul 21, 2014
 
The Insomniacs
3.79
As a long-time writer and insomniac with a son who has a tendency toward sleeplessness, I LOVED this book. It's smart. I love how they move for the mo ...more
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Jul 25, 2014
 
In One Person
3.62
Check out my review on my blog: http://micheleyoung-stone.blogspot.com
Sep 06, 2012
Aug 06, 2012
 
The Help
4.44
This was a great book that made for a stirring book club. Stockett is an extraordinary storyteller. Her characters are compelling and rich.
May 2010
Oct 03, 2009
 
Miss Pettigrew Lives For A Day
3.98
A real gem. A fun read.
Jun 07, 2010
Feb 18, 2010
 
Scaredy Squirrel Has a Birthday Party
4.11
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Jul 25, 2014
 
How to Eat Fried Worms
3.70
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Jul 25, 2014
 
Dps: Europe's Displaced Persons, 1945 51
4.00
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Jul 25, 2014
 
Bar Stories
4.18
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Jul 25, 2014
 
Harold and the Purple Crayon
4.24
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Jul 25, 2014
 
The Reluctant Fundamentalist
3.62
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Jul 25, 2014
 
From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
4.13
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Jul 25, 2014
 
Arthur's Underwear (Arthur Adventure Series)
3.94
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Jul 25, 2014
 
The Art of Loving
3.99
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Jul 25, 2014
 
Slaughterhouse-Five
4.02
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Jul 27, 2014
 
An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and Madness
4.01
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Jul 25, 2014
 
All for a Few Perfect Waves: The Audacious Life and Legend of Rebel Surfer Miki Dora
3.79
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Jul 25, 2014
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